FINANCIAL MANAGER pro hotelový komplex ZURI Zanzibar

RSJ Group

Place of work
Zanzibar, Tanzania
Contract type
Wage (gross)
90 000 - 120 000 Kč/month

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Position Summary:

Financial Manager will be responsible for directing the day-to-day operations of the finance & accounting team in Zanzibar. This position ensures the accuracy, consistency and timeliness of the financial reporting and accounting functions, directs preparation of the budget and implementation and control of all activities related to the financial aspects of the hotel in a compliance with both the local tax laws and hotel’s SOP’s.

Key areas of responsibility:

  • Maintain, review, and innovate complex hotel reporting system.
  • Ensure financial analysis, reporting, budgeting, forecasting, and control functions of the hotel are prepared correctly, accurately, and in accordance with standards, meeting deadlines.
  • Ensure that the hotel’s IT systems (PMS, ERP, POS) and its data are fully utilized, well safeguarded, and properly maintained.
  • Maintain, review and update company’s finance policies and procedures manual and ensure that the accounting staff understands and follows them.
  • Ensure working capital, cash control, and prepare cash flow forecasts.
  • Ensure that all balance sheet accounts, are properly reconciled on a timely basis and safeguard assets by creating and maintaining sound internal control systems.
  • Work closely with all departments to come up with solutions to systems and control problems.
  • Analyze financial data and operations in order to assist and advise hotel management in maintaining the financial objectives.
  • Hire, motivate and maintain control over his/her department and team
  • Co-operate efficiently with hotel management team and the group management team. Develop key relationships with hotel department heads to provide financial support and understanding of financial plans.

Other areas of responsibility:

  • Safekeep and update of all legal documentation relating to the financial status of the hotel etc.
  • Maintain relationships with relevant banks and insurance companies
  • Facilitate external audit
  • Participate in group audit and consolidated reporting preparation
  • Liaise with the local tax authorities, both individually and along with General Manager and group finance team


  • Minimum 3 years of relevant experience – controller, assistant director of finance etc. ideally in multi outlet hospitality property. Proven track of Team leading expertise
  • Knowledge of ORACLE Hotel Software (FIDELIO/OPERA PMS, MICROS POS, MC) is an advantage
  • Excellent financial/business analytical, communication & decision-making skills
  • Strong Financial knowledge – ACCA or similar certification is an advantage
  • A full understanding of financial operating systems, reporting and procedure
  • Strong knowledge of MS Applications mainly Excel
  • Knowledge of Back office or accounting systems
  • Fluent in English, both oral and written

We offer

  • Minimum 2 years contract
  • Annual Performance Bonus
  • Annual leave 25 days
  • Accommodation, lodging, car, work permit and international health insurance
  • Public holidays according to Zanzibar calendar
  • Flight ticket: 1x / year (negotiable)
  • + 1 person / accommodation (negotiable)

The Resort:

Zuri Zanzibar is nestled on the most beautiful white beach of the northern west shores.

Combining elegant contemporary design, with a considerate, sustainable build and an authentic African atmosphere, this Design Hotel member is offering a unique, memorable, mindful, Indian Ocean escapes.

Zuri Zanzibar opened the door to its clients on 2nd July 2018 and is offering a lifestyle accommodation in 55 bungalows, suites and villas, amazing 1,6 ha private Spice garden,300 m private beach, 3 restaurants and 4 bars, Wellness & Yoga area, a Water-sports centre and an outdoor fitness.

Recently Zuri Zanzibar received number of nominations and awards, among others the EarthCheck Gold for a sustainable design (as the very first hotel in the world), the Conde Nast Hot list 2019 and the Travel & Leisure IT list 2019.

Information about the selection process

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination
ID: 4481896  Dátum zverejnenia: 5.12.2022  Pracovná ponuka je prevzatá z inej stránky alebo zdroja. Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 90 000 Kč/month